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Free Fall and Inertia

Lecture no. 2 from the course: Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity

Free Fall and Inertia

Taught by Professor Benjamin Schumacher | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Review three great discoveries by the “grandfather” of gravity research, Galileo Galilei. His most famous experiment may never have happened, but his principle of inertia, law of free fall, and principle of relativity are the basis for everything that comes later in the science of gravity—including key breakthroughs by Einstein.

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l********m
September 13, 2016

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August 2, 2016

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r********m
May 25, 2016
Presentation without much content. Very sorry.

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